In the (Canadian) news, cross-stitch is on the way in, and knitting out:
The article features a pierced young woman who advocates shopping at subversive cross stitch. Don't we all?
Hot on the heels of the knitting craze, which reached its modern-day zenith last year, cross-stitch and needlepoint are the latest domestic arts to be reclaimed by urban hipsters. Just don't look for them to stitch couch cushions that read Home Sweet Home. (Calgary Herald, May 17, 2004, emphasis added)